TITLE

Unfit to live

AUTHOR(S)
Martens, Debra
PUB. DATE
September 2004
SOURCE
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;9/14/2004, Vol. 171 Issue 6, p619
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Presents information on the permanent exhibition "War Against the Inferior: the History of Nazi Medicine in Vienna" at the Otto Wagner Hospital in Vienna, Austria which documents the medical atrocities committed during the Nazi era. History of the hospital; Estimate on the number of victims of the racial hygiene project launched by the government during the Nazi era; Information on doctors who were tried for responsibility in the cruel experimentation on children and adults; Testimony of a survivor.
ACCESSION #
14326077

 

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